sex drive

  1. Pacman

    I think I may have found a method of controlling sex drive on TRT.

    This is merely my inconclusive hypothesis based on my experience in the last month when I started increasing AI doses to find my "sweet spot". If I could actually control my sex drive in such a predictable manner, that would be insanely amazing!! I have found that my sex drive largely depends...
  2. Ashtroboy82

    Male ejaculation & stains on your Yfronts

    Firstly I’m on testosterone injections because I lost my nuts to cancer and I find there’s a bunch of stuff we don’t discuss with our specialists and I’m going to cross the line today with you all. I’m talking male ejaculation fellas (and ladies in the group). So you’ve have been warned. 1)...
  3. M

    4 weeks into TRT, feeling worse/mood crashes.

    Hey folks, I’ve been on 100mg Test-C 1x/wk for 4 weeks now. For the first 2-3 weeks I was feeling great overall, sense of wellbeing was way up, energetic, more motivated in the gym... just really doing well. The last couple of days have been... not that. I take my Test-C Thursday evening or...
  4. Crom_is_good

    After the TRT Honeymoon

    Hello knowledgeable ones! Well its been over two months since I started my TRT journey. Hope you guy's don't mind me asking you a few questions. I was reading over the How long does TRT take to show effects thread and it would appear I'm already past some of the weeks to see certain...
  5. L

    Low Desire High T

    Trying to figure this out. Background, Started TRT about a year ago after noticing I had all the signs of low t and getting tested at 270 at 48 years of age. The clinic I was using injected TRT and HCG. Normalized my Test level at about 800 for the first couple months after a large spike on a...
  6. Z

    Estrogen and sensitivity

    So after a long month of struggling with my erectile dysfunction I was able to be intimate with my wife for a whole session tonight )not saying that to boast there is a reason for me stating this) over the past month I have done tons of labs and research on here as well. People have been helpful...
  7. B

    Too much testosterone - sexual side effects?

    Hi, I'm so happy I find this site - maybe I can get the answers that I have been looking for. I'm from Denmark and there is not that much knowledge about testosterone here. I will try to make a long story short. My boyfriend and I have been together for over 6 years. Let me start by saying...
  8. S

    Cabergoline and TRT

    I’ve been creeping around here for a while and thought I’d ask directly and see if there have been any other experiences or advice that could be offered. I’ve been on 160mg/wk Test Cyp since March. My test levels went from the 300’s to between 990’s and 1090’s (I’ve done three panels since)...
  9. Z

    Zero libido & Severe ED on TRT - HELP!

    Hi everyone, I am desperately looking for some answers and direction here as doctors so far are unable to help or work out what's going on regarding my non existent libido and ED. Below I have detailed a brief history to assist I am 25yo and currently on TRT, prescribed by an...
  10. J

    Sex drive and semen

    Hi guys I began TRT 5 weeks ago, and when I first began I had a huge increase in sex drive, and my erections were super hard. All I thought about was sex 24/7, and was masterbating about 4 times a day I noticed a decline in sex drive about two weeks ago, and a decline in erection quality. I...
  11. T

    New User unfamiliar with Test and trying to adjust dosage

    I have had low Test Levels for many years but recently they got so low that I began to have all the problems associated with that. At 65, some is to be expected? A recent blood-test, showed me with anemia plus my test had now dropped to 145 L. The Dr. (a urologist) wanted to go with IV Iron...
  12. T

    Pellets to Test/HCG Injection - Mixed Results Any Advise

    Hi All- Long term member here. 58 yo white male with 5+ year history and symptoms of low T. After 3.5 years on pellets that shrunk my testicles and had me on roller coaster mood swings changed to injections. I am on protocol with 200mg T-Cyp, 500iu HCG and 0.15 mg Anastrozole every 3.5 days...
  13. T

    Low E2 for 6 months.

    Hey everyone, I'm the guy who crashed his estradiol with an OTC AI by the name of Elim1nate. I have never been on exogenous test or any of the sort. I took the drug because it was recommended to me (by a PhD in physiology, nonetheless) and crashed my estradiol. I crashed it in March and still...
  14. Nelson Vergel

    A Guy's Guide to Maintaining Sexual Health and Libido - Video by Dr Turek

    Excellent lecture. Dr. Paul Turek, an international thought leader on men's health issues, will present an overview of sexual health for men at any age. This talk will address the concepts and cures for common sexual issues such as low sex drive, infertility, hormonal disturbances and other...
  15. E

    Introduction / Questions

    Hello all; My name is Ethan from NJ and I am 22 years old... I figured I would just jump right into my questions and concerns here and see if anyone can help me at all. Slowly but surely, over the past few months I have been having erectile dysfunction issues, and my sex drive is decreasing...
  16. Nelson Vergel

    FDA approves first treatment for sexual desire disorder

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Addyi (flibanserin) to treat acquired, generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in premenopausal women. Prior to Addyi’s approval, there were no FDA-approved treatments for sexual desire disorders in men or women. “Today’s approval...
  17. Pacman

    Cabergoline - kills sex drive?

    Okay so this is a weird question I am asking, because all current research shows exactly the opposite of what I am experiencing. I have taken 0.25 mg of Cabergoline 3 times already, each dosing 3 days apart from each other. Since I started, my sex drive and function dropped to nearly zero...
  18. Nelson Vergel

    Effect of Dopamine and Prolactin and Sex Drive

    This a very good read: "Dopamine. It's at the core of our sexual drives and survival needs, and it motivates us to do just about everything. This mechanism within the reward center of the primitive brain has been around for millions of years and has not changed. Rats, humans indeed, all mammals...
  19. Nelson Vergel

    Dopamine, Prolactin and Sex

    This a very good read: "Dopamine. It's at the core of our sexual drives and survival needs, and it motivates us to do just about everything. This mechanism within the reward center of the primitive brain has been around for millions of years and has not changed. Rats, humans indeed, all mammals...
  20. Nelson Vergel

    DHT Counteracts Estradiol's Beneficial Effect on Insulin Sensitivity

    This super elegantly done study looked at the effect of testosterone and DHT on body fat and insulin sensitivity. The researchers previously did a similar study that determined that low estradiol was linked to increased fat mass. By blocking testosterone, DHT and estradiol in different arms...
  21. Nelson Vergel

    Drug that increases sex drive in women

    Drugs Today 2014, 50(8): 549 Flibanserin for female sexual dysfunction Reviriego, C. Hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) is the most commonly described form of female sexual dysfunction. There is currently no pharmacological therapy approved to treat HSDD, and therefore...
  22. Bobby

    Maintaining Testosterone Levels with PCT type supplements alone

    Curious to find out if anyone is maintaining good testosterone levels by just using PCT type supplements. I am 52 y.o with a total testosterone reading of 719 ng/dL. Unfortunately estro and free test readings were not taken. I keep my body weight on the low side (BMI-Under 21), in addition to...
  23. Nelson Vergel

    A hormone that prevents men from cheating?

    A hormone that prevents men from cheating? Oxytocin affects social distance between adult males and females, and may be responsible at least in part for romantic attraction and subsequent monogamous pair bonding. An oxytocin nasal spray caused men in a monogamous relationship, but not single...
  24. Nelson Vergel

    Primary vs Secondary Reduced Libido in Men- Risk Factors

    J Sex Med. 2013 Apr;10(4):1074-89. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12043. Epub 2013 Jan 24. Risk factors associated with primary and secondary reduced libido in male patients with sexual dysfunction. Corona G, Rastrelli G, Ricca V, Jannini EA, Vignozzi L, Monami M, Sforza A, Forti G, Mannucci E, Maggi M...
  25. Nelson Vergel

    A new option for orgasm problems in men

    https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/a-new-option-for-orgasm-problems-in-men-201205294804 This study explored the effect of cabergoline on orgasms in men. In the very preliminary pilot study presented at the American Urological Association meeting, Dr Hsieh said that 50 of the 72 men in the...
  26. Excel Male

    Fatigue- When Testosterone Is Not Enough

    Taken from the book: Testosterone: A Man’s Guide by Nelson Vergel If no improvements in fatigue are observed after 6 weeks of testosterone replacement, factors beyond hypogonadism may be present. Thyroid and adrenal function should be checked to ensure that those two glands are working...
  27. Excel Male

    Benefits of Treating Hypogonadism (Testosterone Deficiency)

    Information provided by Gene Devine What are the Benefits of Treating Hypogonadism? Sexual dysfunction and low libido are among the most easily reversible symptoms of hypogonadism. Systematic reviews of randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials of testosterone in men, including older men...
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